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January 29, 2020

Coffee House Shots Live: The Boris majority

What can we expect from a government now able to call the shots in parliament?

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February 25, 2020

It's time to offer amnesty to Britain's illegal immigrants

There are now a million undocumented - or ‘illegal’ - immigrants in Britain, many of them settled here with families. When Boris Johnson edited The Spectator, he argued that an amnesty should be offered to those who have been here for a long time. He retained the policy as London Mayor. Is it now time for him to implement it? Would such an amnesty be a bold expression of liberal conservatism - or a dangerous weakening of Britain’s borders and security?

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March 11, 2020

Coffee House Shots Live: Budget Special

Budget 2020: What will Chancellor Sajid Javid’s first budget tell us about the future of this Government – and the direction of conservatism?

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March 24, 2020

An evening with Prue Leith

Join renowned chef and Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith as she chats about her career in food with her niece, pastry chef Peta Leith, and her nephew Sam Leith, The Spectator’s literary editor.

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October 26, 2018

Who's afraid of Bitcoin?

Will Bitcoin save the world or ruin it? How close are we to using it like cash? And just how safe is cryptocurrency anyway? Join The Spectator’s Andrew Neil along with some of the industry's biggest pioneers and critics for a series of discussions to explore the question: who’s afraid of Bitcoin?

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October 9, 2018

The real Churchill: Andrew Roberts in conversation with Robert Tombs

Join us for an evening to see Andrew Roberts in conversation with fellow historian Robert Tombs to discuss his new biography, Churchill: Walking with Destiny.

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October 2, 2018

Women at work: why diversity is good for business

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October 2, 2018

The next Industrial Revolution: is Britain missing out and does it matter?

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October 2, 2018

Powering up: productivity in the digital age

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October 2, 2018

Earth, wind and fire: can clean energy really grow the economy?

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October 1, 2018

Going global: why Britain’s regions need direct links to the wider world

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October 1, 2018

What next for the over-60s? Social care and beyond

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October 1, 2018

How open is Britain?

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September 26, 2018

Are we heading for a no-deal Brexit?

Join Andrew Neil and a special-guest panel to discuss what sort of Brexit is on the cards. Are we heading for no deal - and what would this mean for the economy and your investments?

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September 24, 2018

Yes She Can: Ruth Davidson in conversation with Andrew Neil

Join Ruth Davidson, leader of the Scottish Conservatives, in conversation with Andrew Neil to discuss her eagerly anticipated book Yes She Can, which will explore the life lessons learned by some of the world’s most powerful women.

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August 10, 2018

Ginmaker's Lunch

Join us in the Spectator boardroom on Friday 10 August for a very special distillers’ lunch with Kathy Caton, MD of multi-award-winning Brighton Gin and Amanda Saurin, leading Sussex apothecary and botanical distiller.

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July 13, 2018

Winemaker's Lunch with Ramón Bilbao

Join us in the Spectator boardroom on Friday 13th July 2018 for the next in our series of Spectator Winemaker Lunches with Rodolfo Bastida, the boundary-pushing and highly innovative chief winemaker at Bodegas Ramón Bilbao, producer of famously fine red, white and rosé wines in Rioja and – more recently and very excitingly – in Rueda.

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June 28, 2018

Jeremy Hunt in conversation with Andrew Neil

Join Jeremy Hunt, the Health Secretary, in conversation with Andrew Neil, to find out more about the future of the NHS, the biggest challenges and opportunities it faces in the 21st century, and what it all means for our wallets.

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June 28, 2018

Anglo-Australian Relations in a post-Brexit world

As a new wave of protectionism sweeps the globe, can Britain and Australia lead a free trade fightback? What will Brexit mean for Anglo-Australian relations? And what can Britain learn from Australia about life and trade outside the EU? How should businesses respond to changes in society, here and around the world?

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June 21, 2018

100 years of air power: Britain and its military aircraft

As the RAF celebrates its centenary year, we look back at the technological, economic and social impact of the military aircraft sector on the UK. We also examine its effect on Britain’s place in the world – and ask what might be needed by air forces in the future.

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June 8, 2018

Winemaker's Lunch with Bodegas Pinuaga

Join us in the Spectator boardroom on Friday 8th June 2018 for the next in our series of Spectator Winemaker Lunches with Bodegas Pinuaga.

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May 18, 2018

Winemaker's Lunch with Springfontein

Join us in the Spectator boardroom on Friday 18 May 2018 for the next in our series of Spectator Winemaker Lunches with Springfontein.

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May 17, 2018

The Spectator Housing Summit 2018

The inaugural Spectator Housing Summit, chaired by Isabel Hardman, is a unique opportunity for housing professionals to discuss how government and housebuilders can work together to build more houses.

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May 15, 2018

One Night Only: Rod Liddle at the London Palladium

For one night only, The Spectator hosted an evening with Rod Liddle at the London Palladium, in conversation with Fraser Nelson.

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May 4, 2018

Winemaker's Lunch with La Tunella

Join us in the Spectator boardroom on Friday 4 May 2018 for the next in our series of Spectator Winemaker Lunches with La Tunella.

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April 18, 2018

What does Russia want?

Join Andrew Neil and a special guest panel for an in-depth discussion about Russia's people, politics, economy and how the West should deal with the newly re-elected Vladimir Putin.

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April 6, 2018

Winemaker's Lunch with Dourthe

Join us in the Spectator boardroom on Friday 6 April 2018 for the next in our series of Spectator Winemaker Lunches with Dourthe. Dourthe is one of the great names of Bordeaux and the company boasts an enviable number of châteaux.

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March 28, 2018

David Davis in conversation with Andrew Neil

Britain is set to leave the European Union in March, 2019. Twelve months before this momentous event, join Andrew Neil as he interviews David Davis, the Brexit Secretary, on what to expect next year and beyond.

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March 26, 2018

The Spectator Health Summit 2018

The inaugural Spectator Health Summit, chaired by Alastair Stewart, is a unique opportunity for health and care leaders to examine and explore solutions to some of the toughest challenges facing the NHS and social care.